1945-P Silver Jefferson Nickel Value

Mintage: 119,408,100
Finest Known: MS68 (NGC) MS68 (PCGS)
Auction Record: $3,738 (MS67)

It seems that volume was paramount at the Philadelphia Mint in 1945, at least when it came to nickels. Rushed production led to several doubled reverse die pairs, and even more repunched mintmarks.

1945 p wartime jefferson nickel

1945-P wartime Jefferson nickel. Image: USA CoinBook

The Value of A 1945-P Silver Jefferson Nickel

The 1945-P “war nickel” is a common date, with variance in strike quality encouraging cherry picking. 1945-P silver Jefferson nickels with 6 Full Steps are virtually non-existent.

1945-P Silver Jefferson Nickel Price Guide

Circulated Grades

Very FineExtremely FineAbout Uncirculated

Uncirculated Grades

Mint State 61Mint State 63Mint State 65Auction Record (MS67)

1945-P Full Steps Silver Jefferson Nickel Price Guide

Finest Known: MS66 FS (NGC) MS67+ FS (PCGS)
Auction Record: $11,500 (MS67 FS)

Uncirculated Grades

Mint State 61 FSMint State 63 FSMint State 65 FSAuction Record (MS67 FS)

The information on this page does not constitute an offer to buy or sell the coin(s) referred to. Proof and prooflike examples of this issue may have greater or lesser "finest known" and different record auction prices.

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